Visitors are welcome at all classes to see the instructors and members at work and are welcome to apply to join.

Northern Districts Lapidary Club has a large range of classes which include cabochon cutting, freeform and jewelry.

Skilled and experienced teachers will guide you through the various methods.

Also to make your stones even more beautiful, NDLC has lots of great machines which are always kept in good condition.

Our Club Information Sheet 2023 is a pdf file that you can save and print and has the details of this web page plus more information about the club.

Classes take a break during school holidays.

Membership Fees

Adult Entrance Fee $25 and Annual Fee $22
Junior (10-17 years) Entrance Fee $10 and Annual Fee $11

Class Fees

Class fee $ 30.00 per term (school term) per class
Casual Use of Machinery – per attendance $5
Workshops Fees available on request


Class Times

Term 2 – 2024 Dates

Classes resumed on Monday 29th April and will continue to the final day of term 2 on Friday 5th July 2024.

Weekly Class Calendar

7.30pm – 10pm: Cabochon Cutting

7.30pm – 10pm:
Silver Jewellery


9.00am – 12pm:
Workshop Silver Jewellery Restricted

10.00am – 2pm:
Seniors’ Workshop Restricted to Experienced Members Only

7.30pm – 10pm:
Silver Jewellery

7.30pm – 10pm: Cabochon Cutting

 Friday  Saturday 
7:30pm – 10pm New day and time for the Family Cabochon Cutting Class starting Friday 31st Jan 2020. Also for instructors and a limited number of places for members

No longer any classes on Saturdays